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Rough 1Definition: Having inequalities, small
points, on the surface; not smooth or plain; as, a rough board; a rough stone; rough cloth.
Rough 2Definition: Not level; having a broken surface; uneven; said of a piece of land, or of a road.
Rough 3Definition: Not polished; uncut; said of a gem; as, a rough diamond.
Rough 4Definition: Tossed in
waves; boisterous; high; said of a sea or other piece of water.
Rough 5Definition: Marked by coarseness; shaggy; ragged; disordered; said of dress, appearance, or the like; as, a rough coat.
Rough 6Definition: Hence,
figuratively, lacking refinement, gentleness, or polish.
Rough 7Definition: Not courteous or kind; harsh; rude; uncivil; as, a rough temper.
Rough 8Definition: Marked by severity or violence; harsh; hard; as, rough
Rough 9Definition: Loud and hoarse; offensive to the ear; harsh; grating; said of sound, voice, and the like; as, a rough tone; rough numbers.
Rough 10Definition: Austere; harsh to the taste; as, rough wine.
Rough 11Definition: Tempestuous; boisterous; stormy; as, rough weather; a rough day.
Rough 12Definition: Hastily or carelessly done; wanting finish; incomplete; as, a rough estimate; a rough draught.
Rough 13Definition: Produced offhand.
Rough 14Definition: Boisterous weather.
Rough 15Definition: A rude fellow; a coarse bully; a rowdy.
Rough 16Definition: In a rough manner;
Rough 17Definition: To render rough; to roughen.
Rough 18Definition: To break in, as a horse, especially for military
Rough 19Definition: To cut or make in a hasty, rough manner; with out; as, to rough out a carving, a sketch.
rough 20Definition: the part of a golf course bordering the fairway where the grass is not cut short
rough 21Definition: prepare in preliminary or sketchy form
rough 22Definition: ready and able to resort to force or violence; "pugnacious
spirits...lamented that there was so little prospect of an exhilarating disturbance"- Herman Melville; "they were rough and determined fighting men"
rough 23Definition: unpleasantly harsh or grating in sound; "a gravelly voice"
rough 24Definition: violently agitated and turbulent; "boisterous
waves"; "the fierce
thunders roar me their music"- Ezra Pound; "rough weather"; "rough
rough 25Definition: not shaped by cutting or trimming; "an uncut diamond"; "rough
rough 26Definition: full of hardship or
trials; "the rocky road to success"; "they were having a rough time"
rough 27Definition: not quite exact or correct; "the approximate time was
o''clock"; "a rough guess"; "a ballpark estimate"
rough 28Definition: unpleasantly stern; "wild and harsh country full of hot sand and cactus"; "the nomad life is rough and hazardous"
rough 29Definition: not perfected; "a rough draft"; "a few rough
rough 30Definition: (of
persons or behavior) lacking refinement or finesse; "she was a diamond in the rough"; "rough manners"
rough 31Definition: not carefully or expertly made; "managed to make a crude splint"; "a crude cabin of
logs with bark still on them"; "rough carpentry"
rough 32Definition: having or caused by an irregular surface;
"trees with rough bark"; "rough ground"; "a rough ride"; "rough skin"; "rough
blankets"; "his unsmooth face"; "unsmooth writing"
rough 33Definition: of the margin of a leaf shape; having the edge cut or fringed or scalloped
rough 34Definition: with rough motion as over a rough surface; "ride rough"
rough 35Definition: with roughness or violence (`rough'' is an informal variant for `roughly''); "he was pushed roughly aside"; "they treated him rough"